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3” Grandmother Handmade Paper Doll with 2 Costumes c1860s McLoughlin Bros. Dolls With Tissue Dresses - Series No.1 Brunette
Price: $40.00
Price: $45.00
Grandmother Handmade Paper Doll McLoughlin Betsey Brunette 1875 Paper Doll
A rather unusual hand made paper doll.  The 3" paper doll is a cutout from a magazine and depicts a rear profile of an older woman. McLoughlin Bros. 1875. This doll is the same doll later used in the Dolly Varden Series for Betsey Brunette and Bertha Blonde.
McLoughlin Bros. Dolls With Tissue Dresses - Series No.1 Blond 13” Embossed Die-cut Victorian Scrap of Young Boy in Sailor Suit with Fishing Net, Probably Tuck
Price: $45.00
Price: $45.00
McLoughlin Bertha Blond 1875 Paper Doll 13” Embossed Die-cut Victorian Scrap of Young Boy in Sailor Suit with Fishing Net, Probably Tuck
McLoughlin Bros. 1875. This doll is the same doll later used in the Dolly Varden Series for Betsey Brunette and Bertha Blonde. A 13 1/4" embossed die-cut Victorian scrap depicting a young boy in sailor suit and red cap with fishing net.
The Bridal Party Series “The Maid of Honor” Dressing Doll Sheet No. 107. Uncut Sheet. Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. Stokes 1895 AYear of Paper Doll
Price: $50.00
Price: $65.00
The Bridal Party Series Stokes 1895  A Year of Paper Doll
This set may be more familiar in the die-cut boxed verse, but was among a series of paper dolls made by Tuck as a way allowing people of various income levels to afford this popular paper doll. 7” paper doll with 11 of 12 costumes from a Year of Paper Dolls, by E.S. Tucker.1895.  Frederick A. Stokes Co. NY.
9" Black Americana Embossed Jointed Scrap Paper Doll Toddler Set of 5 Die-cut Alpine Figures with Horse & Donkey Decorated for a Festival c1900
Price: $75.00
Price: $75.00
L  B Victorian Scrap Jointed Paper Doll Set of 5 Die-cut Alpine Figures with Horse & Donkey Decorated for a Festival c1900
Two 14" embossed die-cut Victorian scrap articulated or jointed ballerina paper doll. 5 different embossed die-cut Alpine figures dressed in festival attire.  All appear to be poised to dance. The women in dirndl skirts and the men in lederhosen all adorned with flowers
Two-sided 11” Baby Blue McLoughlin Paper Doll with 3 Costumes, Dolly Varden Dolls Series c1876 Uncut Handcolored Sheet -2 Jointed Articulated Ethnic Pantin Paper Dolls C. Burckardt
Price: $95.00
Price: $105.00
Baby Blue McLoughlin Paper Doll with 3 Costumes, Dolly Varden Dolls Series c1876 Uncut Handcolored Sheet -2 Jointed Articulated Ethnic Pantin Paper Dolls C. Burckardt
A two-sided 11” Baby Blue paper doll with three (3) two-sided costumes by McLoughlin Bros. c1876. It is from the Dolly Varden Dolls series, which introduced a dramatic change in the style of previous dolls. A 13 1/2” x 16 1/2” uncut sheet  on thin stock. Printed and hand colored in vibrant shades. Each consists of 7 pieces and when cut and constructed would measure 16” high. They are a stereotypical Chinese and Turkish man.. Marked Druck u. Verlag v. C Burchardt s Nachf Weissenburg (Els)..
Group of 9 Gouache Wentzel (?) Paper French Infantry Soldiers 1870s 5 Fine Snow Angel Scraps - White Winter Wear Toys & Holly
Price: $115.00
Price: $135.00
Group of 9 Gouache Wentzel (?) Paper French Infantry Soldiers 1870s 5 Fine Snow Angel Scraps - White Winter Wear Toys & Holly
Nine (9) gouache paper soldiers Believe to be French Infantry Soldiers. c1870s. Most like printed by F. Wenzel Five (5) different 6 1/2" x 3 1/4" embossed die-cut Victorian scraps of snow angels.
Naive Pennsylvania Paper Cuts - 2 Woman, a Horse and Cart with Rolling Wheels. Scarce 24 Alphabet ABC Occupational Victorian Scraps or Reliefs c1880
Price: $150.00
Price: $315.00
 Naive Pennsylvania Paper Cuts - 2 Woman, a Horse and Cart with Rolling Wheels.  Scarce 24 Alphabet ABC Occupational Victorian Scraps or Reliefs c1880
c1900.  Includes two approximately 5"  mirror image cutwork (folded in half and cut so left and right sides are identical), a free hand horse with vertical slices in the tail to give the appearance of hair and a folded paper cart constructed of a base, harness and wheels all held in place with straw.  Naive pencil decoration on the two woman. A set of  Victorian Scrap or Relief alphabet or ABC occupational die-cut figures circa 1880.
The History of Little Fanny, Exemplified in A Series of Figures, S. and J. Fuller, 1811 A Large Family of 19 Handmade Watercolor Paper Dolls c1890s
Price: $350.00
Price: $400.00
The History of Little Fanny, Exemplified in A Series of Figures, S. and J. Fuller, 1811 A Large Family of 19 Handmade Watercolor Paper Dolls c1890s
A 15 pp book with original slip case.  It is The History of Little Fanny, Exemplified  in a Series of Figures. Original date 1811.  8th Ed.  Includes six (6) of the seven (7) original costumes.  Hats lacking.  The head has been replaced with a very good watercolor likeness. Wear on slip case. An important part of paper doll history.   Although not perfect, a nice introductory piece. An excerpt from a web page below nicely tells the story of S and J Fuller and how their importance in paper doll history from the UNT library. http://www.library.unt.edu/rarebooks/exhibits/popup2/fuller.htm S. and J. Fuller The London toy novelty firm, S. & J. Fuller, produced a series of books between 1810 and 1816 that came with a paper doll and various outfits, hand-colored and cut-out. The small books told stories in verse, centered on a character represented by the paper doll. The character  wore a specific outfit in each episode of the verse; thus, as the book was read, the doll was supposed to be dressed in the appropriate attire. The books would often tell morality tales aimed at children. As an example, in Little Fanny, Fanny is at first an "idle" girl whose chief activity is playing with her dolls. When her mother refuses to accompany her to the park, she escapes with her maid and is soon robbed of her clothes. She appears next as a beggar girl and slowly works her way out of poverty and into different outfits until she is able to return to her mother. In the end, Fanny has learned her lesson and appears reading a book instead of playing with a doll. The Fuller paper doll design is different than the original paper dolls of the 1790s. Instead of having an entire body, the doll consists of only a head and neck. The neck serves as a tab that slides into slots in the backs of the outfits. The books were quite expensive compared to other colored children's books. Selling from five to eight shillings, they would have been marketed toward the upper class. For more information on see  Paper Doll Toy Books c1810-1823 by S. & J. Fuller and Other European Manufacturers on our website. http://www.eclectibles.com/Paper_Doll_Indentification_Guide_p/2.htm This rather large late Victorian family includes a mother and father and 11 girls and 6 boys.  Note that each of the boys is wearing a hat of some form.  The older girls are also wearing hat and the younger boys are in short pants.. The dolls range in size from 5 3/4” high to 1 1/2” high.  The dolls have simple yet expressive faces. Various emotions portrayed -- just like a real family A charming group of folk art paper dolls.  Few small imperfections with minimal detraction.
Fanciful 15" Articulated Dresed Matador Fine 12" Watercolor Dressed Scotsman with Articulated Legs c1890s
Price: $750.00
Price: $1,200.00
Fanciful 15" Articulated Dresed Matador Fine 12" Watercolor Dressed Scotsman with Articulated Legs c1890s
A truly fanciful fellow with a printed face,and card stock body parts that have been decorated with applied and layered polished and foiled papers. His exaggerated hat has a large applied flower.  His bodice begins with pleated paper dickey and velvet bow tie; a crest is applied beneath the dickey.  His waistcoat is constructed of various foiled papers with red embellishment and embossing. His topcoat is velvet with studded border trim topped with a large red silk bow.  The arms and legs are jointed at the shoulders, elbows, hips and knees.. A 12" Scotsman dressed in a traditional kilt with with shoulder sash and belt.  Embellished with feathers on his hat and belt.  Finely detailed facial and hand features.  Not the detail on his stockings. A simple string mechanism allows him to dance..